Nebraska Respite Task Force Report

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The Munroe-Meyer Institute, through the Respite Across the Lifespan UCEDD program, was awarded a one-year opportunity grant from the Nebraska Planning Council on Developmental Disabilities. Funding for this project ran…

2015 AR Respite Awareness Day Agenda

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The Arkansas Lifespan Respite Coalition has held several Respite Legislative Awareness Days at the State Capitol. Material distributed includes this agenda.

A Voice That Matters: The Impact of Family Caregiving in Alabama

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An update for public policymakers presented by the Alabama Lifespan Respite Coalition, the Alabama Department of Senior Services, and Alabama Lifespan Respite For more than 761,000 Alabama caregivers, the need…

Repositioning Respite within Consumer Directed Services Systems in the Australian Context

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ARCH joined the BREAK Exchange in cohosting this webinar, Repositioning Respite within Consumer Directed Service Systems in the Australian Context, on April 28, 2021. Carers NSW Australia, the peak non-government…

A Voice for Alabama Caregivers

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A report for public policy makers presented by the Alabama Caregiver Task Force.  SJR-73 charged the Alabama Caregiver Task Force to study the issues of caregiving in Alabama and to…

Respite Care in Delaware: The Delaware Lifespan Respite Information Network

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Report to the Governor’s Commission on Community-Based Alternatives for Individuals with Disabilities Prepared by Lisa Becker, MLS, Tracy Mann, MA, Tim Brooks, EdD, The University of Delaware Center for Disabilities…

Support Family Caregivers

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ARCH Joins National Caregiving Groups to Issue a Statement on Caregiving Support during COVID-19: “SUPPORT FAMILY CAREGIVERS.” The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has magnified what we’ve known all along – our…

Wisconsin Caregivers in Crisis: Investing in our Future

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In February 2019, Governor Evers of Wisconsin signed an executive order to establish the Governor’s Task Force on Caregiving in Wisconsin. The Respite Care Association of Wisconsin that helped champion…

Caregiving for Family and Friends — A Public Health Issue

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Developed by the National Association of Chronic Disease Directors, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention The caregiving data presented in this brief were collected from community-dwelling adults 45 years of…

State Respite Legislation – Advancing Respite for Family Caregivers

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State Lifespan Respite grantees and their state coalition partners are exploring strategies to help sustain activities to expand and enhance respite resources and options for family caregivers, to increase capacity…